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Lecture Series: The Nordberg Steam Stamp
Nordberg Steam Stamp at WMMI
Guest Speaker Bob Phillips speaks about our Nordberg Steam Stamp and the ore-milling process.
The Nordberg Stamp located on the grounds of WMMI is one of two remaining examples of this type of vintage rock crushing machine that was used predominately in the copper mining belt in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.
Mr. Phillips is a graduate of Michigan Technological University, also located in the same historic mining region.
After attaining an engineering degree in 1968, he was employed for 45 years in mining and mineral processing activities.
During his university years, the copper mining ... view more »